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The Aroma ARC-150SB is a digital rice cooker and food steamer that combines the best of both worlds – it cooks rice and steams food all in one useful appliance. This electric food steamer has the capacity to cook 4 to 20 cups of cooked rice. Above the rice, you can insert the steamer basket to simultaneously steam healthy meats, poultry, seafood and vegetables. Its delay-start and keep-warm features gives you the flexibility to have meals prepared on your schedule. With its 20 cup capacity, this is a good steam cooker for a large family.
This Aroma is well-suited for cooking a variety of rice. It has specialized white and brown rice functions so your rice turns out perfectly every time. In addition to steaming rice and other foods, it has a slow-cooker function which makes it easy to cook delicious one-pot meals, such as pot roast, chili or stews. The slow-cooker function can be set for up to 10 hours. This steam cooker is easily one of the more versatile counter-top appliances you can have.
This digital rice cooker and food steamer is a high-performance appliance at a very affordable price. It cooks a variety of foods, in family-sized portions, and is easy to use and clean. The digital controls are intuitive, and it has the functions you need to cook everything to perfection. You can set the delay timer for up to 15 hours, so meals are done cooking when your family is ready to eat. The non-stick coating on the pot makes it easy to clean up after dinner. This steam cooker is large; for individuals and couples, there are smaller versions of this cooker that would take up less space in your kitchen.
The flexibility of cooking methods and large capacity of this rice cooker and food steamer helps you quickly prepare a variety of home-cooked soups, stews and meals for a large family. The delay timer and auto keep-warm feature allow you to time your meal so that it is ready when you need it. The easy-to-clean inner cooking pot and accessories add to its convenience. The Aroma ARC-150SB makes it easy to prepare healthy meals with minimal effort.